At Space Ape, we make some of the world’s best mobile games. Our mission is to continue making the highest quality and most successful mobile games in the world.
We are an award winning mobile games company with a strong team of 100+ talents. We have delivered three successful mobile games - Samurai Siege: Alliance Wars, Rival Kingdoms: Eye of Destruction, Transformers: Earth Wars, in addition to multiple new games to launch globally in 2017.
Our company is very much driven by data and our analytics team is central to that, working closely with the product and marketing teams to provide analysis, reporting and applied analytics to help drive the business.
ABOUT THE ROLE
As a Data Engineer you will be working alongside our exciting Senior Data Engineer, to develop, maintain and evolve the analytics stack. Stack-wise we use Swrve and Amazon Kinesis Firehose for event collection, Python and Spark for data manipulation, Amazon Data Pipeline for orchestration and Amazon Redshift as our SQL data warehouse.
It's not essential for someone to have bags of experience, but to be successful you will need strong engineering fundamentals and be passionate about moving into or progressing further within a Data Engineering role. The role offers a real opportunity to learn and grow, working with cutting-edge systems and being part of a team of expert engineers and data scientists.
- Strong engineering fundamentals
- Eagerness to learn and grow
- Passionate and productive team player
- Good attention to detail, but also able to keep the big picture in mind
BONUS POINTS FOR
- Experience with Amazon Web Services
- Experience with the Google Cloud Platform
- Being pragmatic
- Passion for games
We believe that happiness is important. We strive to create a happy and productive working environment. Our studio is really cool. It is nice, bright, and open, the kitchen is stocked and the Foosball table is wifi-enabled. We also offer:
- Tax-advantaged stock option plan on top of a competitive salary
- Private Healthcare Insurance
- Season ticket travel loan
- Corp discount at local gym
- Free breakfast & Fully stocked kitchen
- Regular company & team lunches
- Whole company performance benefits
- Frequent Company Events: Seasonal Parties, Cinema, Game Jams, Go Kart, Foosball, Board & LAN Game nights
- Training and conferences on the table